Get started with Dynamics 365 Guides

Ready to get started with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Guides? Follow these three steps to jumpstart your learning curve.

Screenshot of PC app. Screenshot of HoloLens app. Screenshot of woman operating a guide.
Author in the PC app Place holograms in the world Use, iterate, and share your guide
Create step-by-step instructions and customize with images, videos, and 3D models. Use the HoloLens app to place and customize the 3D models you chose in the PC app into the world. Review your step-by-step instructions and share with others.
Download the PC app Launch the HoloLens app View best practices

Top resources for learning about Dynamics 365 Guides


This resource is where you are right now. We've organized the documentation by role, so that you can quickly find the content that you need, depending on whether you're an admin, author, or operator.

Table of contents organized by role.

Video tutorials

These step-by-step video tutorials provide a quick overview of key concepts:


Dynamics 365 Guides provides a five-minute demo that showcases the value of holographic work instructions for your company. This demo is useful for every Dynamics 365 Guides user, regardless of whether you're an author, operator, process engineer, or business decision maker. You don't have to sign in or be online to use the demo.

To start the demo, air tap the Dynamics 365 Guides tile, and then select Try a guide.

Try the demo button.

Understand concepts

Use these pages to get a quick overview of the product and the process of authoring a guide:

Set up and administer Dynamics 365 Guides

Here are the most important pages for admins:

Find out what's new

We're constantly updating Dynamics 365 Guides to include the top features that customers have requested. To find out what's new, check out our What's new page. This page is also available by selecting the Help (question mark) button in the upper-right corner of the PC app, so it's always at your fingertips.

What's New command.

To learn when features were introduced, or to learn about upcoming features, see the Release plan:

Integrations with other Dynamics 365 products

You can integrate Dynamics 365 Guides with Dynamics 365 Field Service and Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management.

Need help or support?

If you encounter an issue, check out these pages:

If you don't find what you're looking for, find a list of phone numbers that you can use to contact Support.